Greenhouse Plant Specialist

A Greenhouse Plant Specialist role in Durham, NC is now available through Adecco Medical and Science. In this role, you will perform plant and seed production activities with commercial crops in a laboratory greenhouse to support plant science research. This is a 6--month+ contract role starting immediately.

The responsibilities of the Greenhouse Plant Specialist include:

Hand watering, fertilizing, and plant maintenance
Sampling, transplanting, moving, pollinating, and discarding plants
Planting, harvesting, shelling, and counting seeds
Assist with data collection and plant performance observations
May include weekend and holiday hours

Skills/Minimum Requirements:

BS Degree or equivalent in agronomy, horticulture or plant science field or an associate degree with 2 years of experience in plant biology
Greenhouse experience preferred
Ability to perform all physical duties required in a greenhouse under adverse conditions
Demonstrated ability and motivation to work in unsupervised situations
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Commitment and adherence to excellent stewardship practices
Ability to use MS office software and other databases efficiently

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